I believe in the depth, power and value of faith.

Anthonia - hyattsville, Maryland
Entered on May 6, 2009
Age Group: 30 - 50
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I believe in the depth, power and value of faith.

Faith is putting all hope, believe and trust in God, knowing that I will receive whatever I ask of him. Life is a mystery, different story for different day, I pass through different hussel, but it is only faith that saw me through. My having so much faith in the Lord is really enough to perform miracle in my life. Actually faith is the only means of overcoming sadness and anxiety in my live.

I believe in the depth, power and value of faith. Whenever I stumble through difficulties in my life, I always believe in God for help.Whatelse would have save me and see me through all problems if not believing God? He is the Author and the Finisher of my faith. I’ve never been a good believer of faith but it grows through time and experience. More especially when I suffered severe acne that lasted almost one year.

In March 2002, during the last semester of my final year in the University, I was attacked by severe acne, which almost tears my life apart. I started treating it with self medication but nothing positive was happening. I was so devastated and my studies were affected because of my emotional break down as a result of the acne. I could not concentrate on my study. I was referred to a dermatologist whose treatment helped to an extent but after sometime my situation became worst. I visited so many dermatologists, but the more I keep changing medications, the worse it become. I got so tired and devastated that I resorted to my Faith.

After many months, I attended a crusade by a powerful man of God, when I was going to this crusade ground, I told myself that I am not coming out of that place still the same with this acne. I believed that I will receive my healing by the Grace of God. When the man of God was performing his healing miracle, I had a strong faith that I will be healed, and I quote this word of God to myself, “By your stripe, I am healed”, “Let it be done onto me according to my faith”. After that crusade, I felt a change in my life. Though I haven’t looked at my face after the crusade, but I believed that I received my healing.

The next time I remembered looking at my face after that fateful day, I noticed that I was healed. That really grew my faith in God. And I believe in the depth, power and value of faith.